Weekly Feature

2018-03-14 / Entertainment


fri. 16

Niagara Arts Guild Meeting and Demonstration — Russell Halstead of Lockport Art Company, who specializes in high-fired stoneware vessels and contemporary sculpture, will demonstrate ceramic construction with a throwing wheel, 7 p.m. Friday, March 16, at the Dale Center, 33 Ontario St., Lockport.

ongoing: now-March 16

CEPA Auction Exhibition Reception — Event provides a unique opportunity to view artwork/auction lots in a gallery setting. On display through Friday, March 16, at CEPA Gallery, The Market Arcade, 617 Main St., Buffalo. 856-2717, www.cepagallery.com

now-March 18

Black White & One Color: Photography Exhibition 2018 — An exhibition of regional photographers exploring photographic and artistic expression through use of only black, white and one color. On display through Sunday, March 18, at Art247, formerly Market Street Art Center, 247 Market St., Lockport; Free. 478-0239

Window to Wall: Art from Architecture — Featuring works from the Albright-Knox’s collection by 20th-century artists alongside more recent compositions, illuminating art’s enduring and complex relationship with architecture. On display through Sunday, March 18, at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1285 Elmwood Ave., Clifton Hall Link, Buffalo; $. 882-8700, www.albrightknox.org

now-March 25

Rogovin: A Trip to Chile — Photographs of the late Milton Rogovin 50 years after his trip to Chile. On display through Sunday, March 25, at the Burchfield Penney Arts Center, 1300 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo; $. 878-6011, www.burchfieldpenney.org


CEPA Gallery Seeks Participants for Photography Competition and Exhibition — CEPA Gallery is hosting a competition seeking photographers to artistically capture images of Buffalo’s Skyway. An anonymous donor has offered to fund this project, underwriting the exhibition and offering prize money. Prize categories: “Best of Show,” $500; “Best Black & White,” $250; “Best Color,” $250; “Best Drone Photo,” $250; and “Best Student Photo,” $250 (middle to high school). Fifty photographs will be chosen for the exhibition. CEPA will print and mount the exhibit and host a public opening reception in the fall of 2018 (date to be determined). The contest and exhibition are free of charge. The competition has started and will continue through the summer of 2018, allowing photos of each season. Guidelines for submission: One image per photographer; file must be approximately 9 x 13 at 240 DPI or larger; label the image with last name and year (for example: lastname2017.jpg); include your name, mailing address, telephone number and title of your photo with your e-mail submission; submit to submissions@cepagallery.org with “Skyway” in subject heading.

BNAC Sponsors Environment Poster Contest — The Burchfield Nature and Art Center is sponsoring a poster contest for school students to encourage saving pollinators — bees and butterflies. Students in kindergarten through 12th grade who like to use their artistic abilities, will have an opportunity to exhibit their work, compete for an award, and provide a service to the community. The posters, “Save the Pollinators — Bees and Butterflies” will encourage actions to help save the diminishing population of these much-needed insects. Entry forms and contest rules are available at burchfieldnac.org. The first entries will be accepted Sunday, April 22. For more information, call 677-4843.

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